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The Prelinger Library is a private research library open to the public, located in downtown San Francisco. Its collections encompass some 50,000 books, periodical volumes and printed ephemera. The Prelinger Library is currently curating this online collection of public domain materials in key subject areas.

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Internet Archive Presents
Oct 16, 2017 Internet Archive
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Photo Credit: Mitch Maher Photos from our Annual Celebration held on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at the Internet Archive HQ in San Francisco. Come enter our 20th Century Time Machine to experience the audio, books, films, web sites, ephemera and software fast disappearing from our midst. Watch as we connect the centuries—transporting 20th century treasures to curious minds in the 21st. The 20th Century Time Machine featured 10 demo stations including The Life of a Book, pieces from our...
Topics: Internet Archive, Annual Celebration, Annual Bash, 20th Century Time Machine, Brewster Kahle,...
U.S. Congressional Hearings
Jan 19, 2017 Committee on Judiciary
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Government Publishing Office U.S. Congress Senate Committee on Judiciary ORPHAN WORKS: PROPOSALS FOR A LEGISLATIVE SOLUTION Date(s) Held: 2006-04-06 109th Congress, 2nd Session GPO Document Source: CHRG-109shrg28336 Superintendents of Documents ID: Y 4.J 89/2 Witnesses: Cross, June, Documentary Journalist, and Assistant Professor of Journalism, Columbia University, New York, New York, Holland, Brad, Founding Board Member, Illustrators' Partnership of America, Marshfield, Massachusetts Pallante,...
Topics: 109th, Senate
Community Texts
Jul 16, 2015 Public Roads Administration, Federal Works Agency, Washington 25, D.C
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Scans from: Highway practice in the United States of America:  history, administration, finance, systems and standards, location and design, construction and maintenance. Published 1949 by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .  Written in English. See https://openlibrary.org/books/OL6060752M/Highway_practice_in_the_United_States_of_America Found at the Prelinger Library in SF, USA. http://prelinger.com/
Topics: highways, roads, roads administration, public infrastructure, government finance
Books for People with Print Disabilities
Mar 17, 2015 Prelinger, Megan Shaw
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Astronautics, Space race, Astronautics in mass media, Astronautics in art
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Oct 6, 2014 Jam Handy Organization
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Scan of internal Jam Handy Organization document listing most of their motion picture production from 1936-68. The list is ordered by production number and contains an incomplete list of earlier films on the first page. From Prelinger Library.
Topics: industrial films, sponsored films, Jam Handy Organization, ephemeral films, Detroit, motion pictures
American Libraries
Sep 11, 2014 Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827; Prelinger, Fritz, ed
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Each volume has special title page added
Topics: bub_upload, Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827, Composers
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=gy05AAAAIAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api
Aerial Age
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Rough Times (formerly Radical Therapist), Volume 3, Number 5, April-May 1973. Scanned by Lara Durback.
Topics: radical psychiatry, therapy
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May 17, 2013 Dickens, Charles
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Copyright Records
Mar 19, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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Motion Pictures, 1960-1969 is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1960 through December 31, 1969.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
Mar 19, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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Motion Pictures, 1950-1959, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1950 through December 31, 1959.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
Mar 19, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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Motion Pictures, 1940-1949, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1940 through December 31, 1949.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures